OSHA News Releases - October 2006 (Archived)
October 2, 2006 to October 31, 2006

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  • October 31 [Region 1 News Release] - 2006 - 10/31/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites White River Junction, Vt., Mail Processing Facility for Safety and Health Hazards
  • October 30 [Region 6 News Release] - 2006 - 10/30/2006 - Seven Resident Contractors at Valero Bill Greehey Refinery Recognized for Outstanding Safety and Health by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • October 30 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/30/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and the State of Illinois Form Safety and Health Partnership with M.A. Mortenson Co.
  • October 30 [National News Release] - 2006 - 10/30/2006 - U.S. Department of Labors OSHA Settles the Surface Finishing Industry Councils Challenge to the Hexavalent Chromium Standard
  • October 30 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/30/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Tuscaloosa, Ala., Contractor for Exposing Workers to Trenching Hazards
  • October 27 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/27/2006 - OSHA, American Heart Association Continue Alliance
  • October 26 [Region 7 News Release] - 2006 - 10/26/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Signs Health and Safety Partnership with K.C. Masonry Contractors and Missouri Consultation Program
  • October 25 [Region 2 News Release] - 2006 - 10/25/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Offers Free Spanish Language Construction Safety Course Oct. 29 in Riverhead, N.Y.
  • October 23 [Region 7 News Release] - 2006 - 10/23/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Renews Alliance with Nebraska Grain and Feed Assn. for Safety and Health in Grain Handling Industry
  • October 23 [Region 1 News Release] - 2006 - 10/23/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Fines Canton, Mass., Employer Almost $59,000 for Exposing Employees to Explosive Chemical Hazards
  • October 20 [OSHA Statement] - 2006 - 10/20/2006 - Statement by U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao On 2005 Workplace Injury and Illness Rates
  • October 20 [Region 6 News Release] - 2006 - 10/20/2006 - US Ecology Texas Earns OSHA Recognition for Excellence in Safety and Health Management
  • October 19 [Region 1 News Release] - 2006 - 10/19/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites New Hampshire Logging Company after Worker's Death
  • October 18 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/18/2006 - U.S. Dept. of Labor's OSHA Forges Alliance with Columbus-Area Utility Safety Organization to Heighten Worker Protection
  • October 17 [Region 2 News Release] - 2006 - 10/17/2006 - OSHA Fines Elmhurst, N.Y., Contractor for Fall and Scaffold Hazards Following Worker Death at Forest Hills Job Site
  • October 16 [Trade News Release] - 2006 - 10/16/2006 - OSHA Issues Direct Final Rule to Update Fire Protection Standards for Shipyards
  • October 16 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/16/2006 - U. S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Contractor for Unsafe Scaffolding at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C.
  • October 16 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/16/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Fort Myers, Fla., Company for Trenching Hazards at Naples Work Site
  • October 13 [Region 7 News Release] - 2006 - 10/13/2006 - OSHA Renews Alliance with Safety Council of the Ozarks
  • October 12 [Region 8 News Release] - 2006 - 10/12/2006 - New OSHA Alliance Aims for Safety, Health in Montana Industry
  • October 12 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/12/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Fines New Richmond, Wis., Company $116,500 for Workplace Safety and Health Violations
  • October 11 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/11/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Contractor at Jacksonville, N.C., Marine Corps Air Base
  • October 11 [Region 8 News Release] - 2006 - 10/11/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Davis Wire in Pueblo, Colo. for Alleged Safety and Health Violations
  • October 11 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/11/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Florida Construction Company After Fatality Investigation
  • October 10 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - Cudahy, Wis. Safety and Health Violations Cost Cincinnati Sanitation Company $140,000 in OSHA Fines
  • October 10 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - Mason Contractors Association of America Renew Alliance with OSHA
  • October 10 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - OSHA Renews Alliance with Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair
  • October 10 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - OSHA, American Meat Institute Renew Alliance
  • October 10 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - OSHA, Association of Occupational Health Professionals Renew Alliance
  • October 10 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - OSHA, Graphics Arts Coalition Continue Alliance
  • October 10 [OSHA News Brief] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - OSHA, National Federation of Independent Business Extend Alliance for Two Years
  • October 10 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Alabama Company Following Fatality Investigation at Gulfport, Miss., Excavation Site
  • October 10 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Georgia Roofing Company for Lack of Fall Protection at Mobile, Ala., Regional Airport Job Site
  • October 10 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Fines Haslett, Mich., Company $116,200 for Workplace Safety and Health Violations
  • October 10 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/10/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Georgia Battery Manufacturer for Safety and Health Violations
  • October 05 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/05/2006 - Chicago Medical and Dental Societies Renew Alliance With U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • October 05 [Trade News Release] - 2006 - 10/05/2006 - OSHA Accepting Applications for New Voluntary Protection Program in the Construction Industry
  • October 05 [Trade News Release] - 2006 - 10/05/2006 - OSHA Makes the Business Case for Safety and Health
  • October 05 [Region 6 News Release] - 2006 - 10/05/2006 - Occidental Chemical Recognized by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for Exceptional Safety and Health Management
  • October 05 [Region 1 News Release] - 2006 - 10/05/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Fines Connecticut Manufacturer $315,000 for Widespread Hazards
  • October 04 [Region 5 News Release] - 2006 - 10/04/2006 - Chippewa Valley Technical College Joins OSHA in Alliance
  • October 04 [Region 2 News Release] - 2006 - 10/04/2006 - OSHA Renews Alliance with CIAPR to Reduce Construction Work Hazards in Puerto Rico
  • October 04 [Region 2 News Release] - 2006 - 10/04/2006 - OSHA Renews Alliance with SPPAPR to Assist Puerto Rican Workers
  • October 04 [Region 2 News Release] - 2006 - 10/04/2006 - OSHA renueva alianza con el CIAPR para reducir riesgos laborales en la construccin en Puerto Rico
  • October 04 [Region 2 News Release] - 2006 - 10/04/2006 - OSHA renueva su alianza con SPPAPR para ayudar a trabajadores puertorriqueos
  • October 04 [Region 6 News Release] - 2006 - 10/04/2006 - Zachry Construction Corp. in Bartlesville, Okla. is Recognized for Safety and Health Achievements by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • October 03 [Region 4 News Release] - 2006 - 10/03/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Georgia-Pacific for Safety Hazards Following Fatality at Cedar Springs, Ga., Paper Mill
  • October 02 [Trade News Release] - 2006 - 10/02/2006 - OSHA Issues Hexavalent Chromium Guidance for Small Businesses
  • October 02 [Region 7 News Release] - 2006 - 10/02/2006 - Safety Partnership Forged for Sight & Sound Theater in Branson, Mo.
  • October 02 [Region 1 News Release] - 2006 - 10/02/2006 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Fines Contractor $167,500 for Repeated Fall Hazards at Billerica, Mass., Work Site